Unit Set Structure


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MAAABQ  Environmental and Physical Planning Major  

This unit set is available in the following courses:

Recommended for students wishing to focus their studies and career on environmental planning and sustainability in the planning or urban/regional development sectors of the economy.
This major provides students with an understanding of responsible and sustainable development, which meets the needs and interests of society while maintaining the integrity of the natural environment.



Environmental Planner, Urban Planner, Town Planner, , Statutory Planner, Transport Planner, Regional Planner

This unit set is available on Mt Lawley, and Joondalup Campuses.

This major will be delivered across campuses. Students will be required to attend classes on both campuses to complete the major.
This unit set is available in the following mode of delivery - On-campus.
The Environmental and Physical Planning major consists of 120 credit points (8 units) comprising 6 core units and 2 elective units.
SCI1185 Ecology 15
SCI3301 Catchment Health and Management 15
SCM3203 Environmental Impact Assessment 15
ACS2122 Aboriginal Perspectives on the Environment 15
PLN3630 Environmental Planning 15
ECF3603 Environmental Economics 15
Plus two units selected from:
CMM1107 Creative Thinking 15
FBL3501 Business Practicum 15
GEO3123 Physical Geography: Landforms and Landscapes 15
GEO3124 A Planet Transformed: Biogeography, Ecology and Conservation 15
GEO3127 People and Global Environmental Issues 15
MAN2610 Managing for Sustainability * 15
MAT1184 Problem Solving and Modelling 15
MAT2440 Time Series Forecasting 15
SCI1181 Managing the Environment 15
SCI1186 Understanding Pollution 15
SCM2104 Geographical Information Systems 15
* Bachelor of Planning students only require SCI1001 as a pre requisite.
***For students in the Bachelor of Planning SCI1185 Ecology is the only prerequisite required for SCM3203 Environmental Impact Assessment.

Last Updated - Higher Education: 15/03/2014 VET: 14/05/2014